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HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami (2012)
"Sur la piste du Marsupilami" (original title)

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When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery... With his resourceful local guide ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Pablito Camaron
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Dan Geraldo
Fred Testot ...
Hermoso vieux / Hermoso jeune
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Général Pochero
Géraldine Nakache ...
Pétunia
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Reine Paya
Patrick Timsit ...
Caporal
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Clarisse Iris
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Bolo (as The Great Khali)
Jacques Weber ...
Papa Dan
Jade Nuckcheddy ...
Cassandra
Erika Carlsson ...
Femme touriste
Julian Sedgwick ...
Edward, le touriste
Bruno Agustin Cid Sanchez ...
Enfant Pablito
Fausto Leon Alandia ...
Enfant Pablito
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When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery... With his resourceful local guide Pablito (Jamel Debbouze), Dan has one surprise after another during a thrilling adventure that allows him to bring the world some spectacular news: the Marsupilami, a mythical and mischievous animal, really does exist! You too will believe in furry tails! Written by Anonymous

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Made me laugh, a lot!
14 August 2012 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I was curious after seeing the previews and there I sat as the theatre went dark and the show started on screen, thinking to myself "I hope this does not suck". I was very happy to see that not only had I not been fooled by the previews, but they actually represented the movie quite well.

I laughed, I giggled and then I laughed and laughed again. If you go in expecting a great movie: this is not what it is! This is a beautiful light hearted comedy just like the comic strip was. True to its origins.

I left the theatre feeling the same way I felt when I finished one of the comic strips: happy and content.

@Alain Chabat: bravo! et merci pour tous ces rires. (which translates to "thanks for all the laughs")


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